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Carolina Life

Tips, tricks and inspiration for living life to the fullest in North Carolina

The Mill Town That Never Closed

How Cooleemee retained the heritage that defined its character

Henry River Mill Village

An abandoned mill village in eastern NC sets the scene for the film "The Hunger Games"

Foreclosure Prevention

A loan program helps hard-hit homeowners pay a mortgage while they look for work.

Blackie

No matter how much you love something or someone, there comes a releasing time.

Green gifts that save energy and help the environment

Today’s holiday shoppers have more choices than ever

Amazing Sheds

These are not your garden variety potting sheds. These are amazing!

“Cold Pursuit”

New art by Ronald Ragland

Co-ops Love Kids

Co-ops go the extra mile to show children the benefits of co-op membership

Be careful when withdrawing retirement funds

Learn the rules around your savings when it comes to withdrawals